TITLE

Cotton market takes it on the chin

AUTHOR(S)
Shurley, Don
PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press Exclusive Insight;5/15/2012, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the state of cotton markets in the U.S. and worldwide. Rainfall at about 0.25 to 1.5 inches occurred in the Cotton Belt for a week, though it did not mitigate the effects of the drought, causing cotton prices within the U.S. region to fall by 6 to 7 cents. Global cotton production is forecasted to fall by 6.35 million bales due to forecasted declines in major cotton producers including China, India, and Australia.
ACCESSION #
77367091

 

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